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October 19, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

No-cost sex offender email alerts offered to Nassau and Suffolk

The growing amount of sex offenders in our communities is a concern for us all. Knowing the whereabouts of registered sex offenders can assist you in your efforts to protect yourself and your children.  More...

Ribbon-cutting ceremony held for new Greybarn apartment complex

Town of Babylon Supervisor Rich Schaffer recently joined with Deputy Supervisor Tony Martinez for a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the new Greybarn apartment complex in Amityville. More...

Special Sections

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Dogs can develop breast (mammary) cancer too. Actually, the disease is quite common. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Amityville Oak and John Streets 631-264-0567   More...

Events & Calendar

RECORD CALENDAR

The following is a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week. Readers should know that meetings are subject to change without notice.  THURSDAY, October 20   •Amityville Rotary weekly meeting: 8 a.m. More...

No-cost sex offender email alerts offered to Nassau and Suffolk

The growing amount of sex offenders in our communities is a concern for us all. Knowing the whereabouts of registered sex offenders can assist you in your efforts to protect yourself and your children.  More...

Senator Venditto and Congressman King sponsoring free vet program

New York State Senator Michael Venditto and Congressman Peter King are sponsoring a free Veterans Medical Benefits Program at the Massapequa Public Library at Bar Harbour on Thurs., Oct. 27 from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

NOTICE is hereby given that the BOARD OF APPEALS of the Village of Amityville will hold a Public Hearing in the Court Room of Village Hall, 21 Ireland Place, Amityville, NY at 7:00 P.M. More...

Breaking News - 10/21/2016 1:05 PM

Village mulls new transit oriented zoning code for Landtek property - Free Access

A proposal for an upscale, 115 unit transit oriented development (TOD) project was presented to the Amityville Village Board recently by the Landtek Group, an Amityville Village based company with long ties to the community. More...

Michael Venditto squares off against John Brooks in 8th SD

In a relatively civil race in the 8th Senate District, Republican Michael Venditto squares off against John Brooks, a registered Republican who is running on the Democratic line.  Venditto, who is seeking his second, two-year term, said he is ru More...

Fall Weekend Events

Friday, October 21 More...

 

People/Social

Amityville runner beats record despite weather

Emily Healy, a resident of Amity Harbor and a student at St. Martin of Tours Elementary School in Amityville, took part in the St. Anthony Invitational Cross Country meet in Sunken Meadow Park Oct. More...

NE bookworms go browsing

Kindergarten and pre-K students at Northeast Elementary School in the Amityville Union Free School District were able to pick up some entertaining and educational reading material at the Scholastic Book Fair during the last week of September. More...

Good Sam advice — Sleep is key to good health and academic success

As children headed back to school, Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center is offering some important advice for parents to ensure their children get off to a good start.  More...

Obituaries

Mary Leftenant, longtime North Amityville resident, retired U.S. Air Force nurse

Mary Leftenant, a U.S. Air Force nurse who achieved the rank of Lt. Colonel, died Sept. 18, 2016. She was 88 years old. More...

Opinion

Kaepernick is protesting, not fighting for our country

EDITORIAL

Football player Brian Kaepernick may have just exaggerated his protest against oppression in America today. And, it should not be overlooked.  More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Writer: System has to be changed to make it easier to get on the ballot

PUBLIC COMMENTARY:

Dear Editor: More...













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